Info Session

Let's learn about CASA

Step forward to help a child who needs a voice in SLO County.CASA Volunteers are friends of the court who objectively represent childrens’ best interest while they navigate the San Luis Obispo County Court system.

STEP 1:

We recommend listening to our short informational video

CASA of San Luis Obispo County’s short informational video describes the volunteer program and the process to become a volunteer advocate. You will learn more about CASA, the volunteer role and the training program. To sign up for an information session, see the calendar of dates available below. If you still have questions, see our FAQ page here. Before you fill out an application, you will need to attend an Information Session. Please see the schedule and RSVP form below. 

2020 Information session Schedule

We welcome you to attend an Information Session to learn more about volunteering at CASA.

 

We are currently offering Zoom information sessions. 
November 4, 2020 at 1pm  |  November 12, 2020 at 6pm
December 2, 2020 at 1pm  |  December 8, 2020 at 6pm

If you are interested in attending, please fill out our form below to RSVP.

INFORMATION SESSION RSVP

STEP 2:

Submit an application

The application to become a CASA volunteer is distributed during the Information Sessions, can be downloaded, or completed online. After submitting your application, we will contact you for a personal interview. We also conduct complete background checks on all volunteers.

STEP 3:

Volunteer Training

CASA provides the training required in order to be sworn in as a CASA volunteer. Currently all training’s are held virtually. You will need to complete all 36 hours of training prior to being sworn in and pass all background screening.

STEP 4:

Swearing In

STEP 5:

Be Assigned a Child to Help

STEP 6:

Meet Child

STEP 7:

Advocate

We are grateful for our sponsors & volunteers generosity and the relationships we have developed over the years
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"I volunteer at because a CASA advocate is empowered to be a friend".

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"I volunteer because
kids matter".

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"I volunteer because I want to help make a difference".

We need your help.  
All too often, the CASA volunteer is the only constant adult in the child’s life during a frightening, uncertain time of seemingly endless changes. This holiday season, you or your business can make a meaningful and lasting impact with a gift.